Editorials

Lawsuits against city prompt a need for a review of city procedures

In recent weeks we have reported on recent settlements on city lawsuits and criminal charges involving some police officers. It made one commenter on our website to remark:…

Is it time for the city to invest in the Labor Day Festival ?

Now that this year’s annual Hamtramck Labor Day Festival has wrapped up, it’s time to once again ponder its future. First of all, the lead organizers of the…

News

City manager gets three-year contract

City manager gets three-year contract

    By Charles Sercombe Hamtramck’s new city manager now has a contract. At last…

Expanded alley repair program gets the green light

Expanded alley repair program gets the green light

By Charles Sercombe The city’s alley repaving project is getting an extra boost. City officials…

City settles ex-department head lawsuit

City settles ex-department head lawsuit

  By Charles Sercombe The city has settled a four-year lawsuit filed by a former…

Hamtramck now has a new city manager

Hamtramck now has a new city manager

  By Charles Sercombe City officials gave it one more shot to vote on whether…

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Business

Le Detroit Macaron celebrates a sweet one-year anniversary

Le Detroit Macaron celebrates a sweet one-year anniversary

By Sam Corey Review Special Writer The room inside Le Detroit Macaron is covered with cream-filled eggshells and, on this particular day, a lot of packaging. Ribbons, small…

Thanks to dough from Domino’s pizza company, potholes get filled

Thanks to dough from Domino’s pizza company, potholes get filled

  By Alan Madlane Hamtramck, get ready to stop being so cheesed off about local potholes. You likely won’t need to avoid that void that used to rattle…

Taking Care of Business … Attorney Aisha M. Farooqi

Taking Care of Business … Attorney Aisha M. Farooqi

      TCB (Taking Care of Business) explores Hamtramck’s business community.This week we talk to a new attorney in town, Aisha M. Farooqi, who has an office…

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Hamtramck celebrates Veterans Day

Hamtramck celebrates Veterans Day

  By Charles Sercombe Hamtramck veterans and residents gathered on Saturday morning to salute those who served. The Hamtramck Allied Veterans…

News

Former Hamtramck police officer accused of assaulting arrestees

By Charles Sercombe A former Hamtramck police officer is charged with multiple criminal counts of assaulting two people he arrested in 2014. The Department of Justice recently…

Features

Remembering the storm of all storms 21 years ago …

Remembering the storm of all storms 21 years ago …

By Charles Sercombe Did you enjoy your Fourth of July holiday this week? A lot of folks didn’t have a happy Fourth 21 years ago when a…

Editorials

City manager hiring allows us to move on; Big thanks to festival organizers

As it turns out, Acting City Manager Kathy Angerer was indeed appointed as the city’s new city manager. That appointment happened at a special meeting held last…

Sports

Frontier soccer team scores an upset in state championship play

Frontier soccer team scores an upset in state championship play

    By Ian Perrotta Before last Saturday (Nov. 3), most people had never heard of Frontier International Academy. It only took 90 minutes to change that.…